H.R. 2347: Federal Advisory Committee Act Amendments of 2016

To amend the Federal Advisory Committee Act to increase the transparency of Federal advisory committees, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

May 15, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Mar 1, 2016

This bill passed in the House on March 1, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Lacy Clay Jr.

Representative for Missouri's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2016
Length: 19 pages

Prognosis:

4% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

May 15, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 9, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

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Mar 1, 2016
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2347 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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